The Second Edition of Preventing Prejudice: A Guide for Counselors, Educators, and Parents has been completely revised and expanded to provide the most up-to-date and extensive coverage of prejudice and racism available. The new edition of this bestselling text presents a comprehensive overview of these topics and also includes practical tools for combating prejudice development in children, adolescents, and adults.
Part II: Racial, Biracial, Multiracial, and Lesbian and Gay Identity Development and the Multicultural Personality
Part II of Preventing Prejudice includes four substantive chapters that cover the theoretical basis for the applied interventions outlined in Parts III and IV of the book. Knowledge of models of identity development and of multicultural personality dispositions is essential for a thorough understanding of prejudice and racism. Effectively intervening in the area of prejudice reduction, whether as a teacher, counselor, or parent, requires the solid theoretical grounding provided in this section.
Chapter 4, “Person of Color (Minority) Identity Development, Mental Health, and Prejudice,” reviews influential models of racial and ethnic minority identity development, including the landmark models of William Cross ...